The Caravelle Saigon, a Worldhotels affiliate
hotel, has commenced a major renovation of its guestrooms.
rooms in the hotels Opera Wing, together with its ballrooms,
meeting rooms and function areas, will be refreshed over the
coming months. Meanwhile, the Caravelles dining outlets and
Heritage Wing suites will remain open for guests.
The first of the
redesigned spaces will debut in Q12019.
As modern as it looks from the outside, the Caravelle Saigon holds
decades of history within its walls and is a renowned icon in the
Once home to the Australian Embassy, the New
Zealand Embassy, and the Saigon bureaus of NBC, ABC and CBS during
the 1960s, the Caravelle was a notable communications hub in the
Vietnam / American war.
A 24-storey tower was built in 1998 to
complement the original 10-storey building and to accommodate more
Caravelle has always been a property of distinction, with an
unparalleled location and history, said Michael Robinson, General
Manager of Caravelle Saigon. With this renovation well still
retain the hotels storied heritage, but well be able to provide
a fresh and enhanced experience to our guests and partners in the
heart of the city.
Ho Chi Minh.